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When a Russian satellite orbiting the Earth starts to veer off course. It seems like the guidance system in the satellite is of American origin. It's important to try and fix it before it comes into the atmosphere. N.A.S.A. man, Bob Gerson (James Cromwell) tries to find out who designed it, and discovers that it was designed by Frank Corvin (Clint Eastwood), an Air Force pilot who, forty years ago, was part of a team who was originally suppose to go to space, but when N.A.S.A. was formed and Gerson's influence, they were dropped. Gerson asks Frank to help, but Frank still holds a grudge. But after some prodding, he agrees but only if he and his team can go there so he can fix it. Gerson reluctantly agrees, so Frank recruits his former team members, "Tank" Sullivan (James Garner), Jerry O'Neill (Donald Sutherland), and "Hawk" Hawkins (Tommy Lee Jones) to join him. After some strenuous tests, they're cleared. And they go up with two other astronauts and check out the satellite and ...

Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: Ken Kaufman, Howard Klausner
Production: Malpaso Company, Village Roadshow Prod., Mad Chance, Clipsal Films
Year: 2000
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 6.4
BoxOffice: $90,464,773
Released: 04 Aug 2000
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.


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Cast

Frank Corvin - Clint Eastwood
Hawk Hawkins - Tommy Lee Jones
Jerry O'Neill - Donald Sutherland
Tank Sullivan - James Garner
Bob Gerson - James Cromwell
Sara Holland - Marcia Gay Harden
Eugene Davis - William Devane
Ethan Glance - Loren Dean
Roger Hines - Courtney B. Vance
Barbara Corvin - Barbara Babcock
General Vostov - Rade Serbedzija
Dr. Anne Caruthers - Blair Brown
Jay Leno - Jay Leno
Cocktail Waitress - Deborah Jolly
Young Frank - Toby Stephens
Young Hawk - Eli Craig
Young Jerry - John Asher
Young Tank - Matt McColm
Young Gerson - Billie Worley
Jason - Chris Wylde
Jason's Girlfriend - Anne Stedman
Female Astronaut #1 - Kate McNeil
Female Astronaut #2 - Karen M. Waldron
Male Astronaut #1 - John Linton
Mission Control Tech - Mark Thomason
Jerry's Girlfriend - Georgia Emelin
State Department Official - Rick Scarry
JBC Security Guard - Paul Pender
Qualls - Tim Halligan
Press Reporter #1 - Manning Mpinduzi-Mott
Waiter - Steve Monroe
Centrifuge Tech - Jean-Michel Henry
Construction Tech - Steven West
Trajectory Engineer - Cooper Huckabee
Boy at NASA Tour - Hayden Tank
Press Reporter (1958) - Jock MacDonald
T-38 Pilot - Gerald Emerick
Little Girl - Renee Olstead
NASA Doctor - Don Michaelson
Press Reporter #2 - Artur Cybulski
Simsupe - Gordy Owens
Vice President - Steve Stapenhorst
Teacher at NASA Tour - Lauren Cohn
Young Pilot #1 - Michael Louden
Female Engineer - Deborah Hope
Young Pilot #2 - Jon Hamm
KSC Guard - Lamont Lofton
Russian Engineer - Aleksandr Kuznetsov
Female Engineer - Erica Grant
Photographer - Tone Loc
Lisa Malone - Lisa Malone
Database Administrator - Denise Marek-Plumb
Bob's Secretary - Jeannette Papineau
Young Museum Attendant - Kristin Quick
Churchgoer - Heather Ryon